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May 14, 2018
Carolyn Lange / Tribune 
Tracy Clark wears a "Minnesota Fallen Heroes Walk" wristband to promote this weekend's 44-mile walk to honor Minnesota service members killed since 9/11 and their parents.play button
Walking with heroes: New London family organizes Minnesota Fallen Heroes Walk this weekend
May 14, 2018 - 6:02pm
May 12, 2018
Photo courtesy of the Office of Governor Mark Dayton
Governor Mark Dayton reeled in three fish on Green Lake in Spicer Saturday morning for the 2018 Governor’s Fishing Opener.
Governor lands bass but not a walleye; his guide may have brought back the day's biggest prize
May 12, 2018 - 3:27pm
Erica Dischino / Tribune
Governor Mark Dayton speaks with House Minority Leader Melissa Hortman before heading out on Green Lake Saturday morning for the 2018 Governor’s Fishing Opener in Spicer.
Gov. Mark Dayton has successful opener in Spicer
May 12, 2018 - 2:00pm
Erica Dischino / Tribune
Artist Michele Steffen recreates the technique she used to paint a memorial license plate she created for the Minnesota Law Enforcement Memorial Association at her studio in Spicer.
Honoring fallen officers: Spicer artist provides artwork for new state license plate
May 12, 2018 - 9:36am
May 11, 2018
Erica Dischino / Tribune

Cars drive Wednesday past a sign announcing the start of Monday's detour on U.S. Highway 71 for a $6 million resurfacing and construction project from the junction of U.S. Highway 71 and state Highway 23 north of Willmar to just north of state Highway 9. There will be no through traffic on Highway 71 for the entire duration of the project.
Detour ahead: Highway 71 detour begins Monday north of Willmar
May 11, 2018 - 6:48am
May 10, 2018
Tribune Opinion: Willmar Lakes Area says welcome for the Governor's Fishing Opener
May 10, 2018 - 3:25pm
May 9, 2018
Erica Dischino / Tribune

A grand piano stands on the stage in the New London-Spicer School District's new Performing Arts Center in New London. The district has given preview tours of the facility that will host concerts starting next week.
Worth the wait: NLS provides sneak peek at Performing Arts Center
May 9, 2018 - 10:57pm
May 8, 2018
Governor's Fishing Opener 2018 now available online
May 8, 2018 - 10:45am
May 5, 2018
Forum News Service file photo

Gov. Mark Dayton, center, helps to kick off the fishing season during the 2014 Governor’s Fishing Opener on Gull Lake. The governor will be on Green Lake in Spicer for this year's opener when the Willmar Lakes Area hosts the annual event May 10-13.
Big catch, big impact: Willmar Lakes Area expects economic boost from Governor’s Fishing Opener
May 5, 2018 - 6:06am
May 4, 2018
Kelly Morrell to guide Governor on Green Lake for Fishing Opener
May 4, 2018 - 9:23am
May 3, 2018
Photo courtesy Governor’s Fishing Opener Executive Committee
Ice officially out on Green Lake
May 3, 2018 - 5:17pm
May 2, 2018
Erica Dischino / Tribune

Green Lake appears open Wednesday at Saulsbury Park in Spicer. Though not yet declared ice-free, residents on the north and south sides said no ice is visible from shore.
Green Lake sheds its ice in time for opener
May 2, 2018 - 3:29pm
April 27, 2018
Letter: Constitution's framers overthrew government
April 27, 2018 - 4:47am
April 26, 2018
Nathaniel Izak Shumaker, 11, is shown in a third-grade yearbook photo. The New London-Spicer fifth-grader died Wednesday after being injured last month in a car accident. (Tribune photo)
NLS fifth-grader dies after being injured in crash last month
April 26, 2018 - 9:34am
April 24, 2018
Pioneer Heritage Insurance recognized
April 24, 2018 - 2:11pm
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